No.25 DePaul losses to Northwestern 82-79
Lauren Douglas scored 26 points and Nia Coffey added 20 points
and 10 rebounds and Northwestern upset No. 25 DePaul 82-79 on
Northwestern (6-1) started the game with a 16-2 run at the
opening buzzer, but DePaul followed-up with an 18-0 run and tied
the score at 22. The Blue Demons led 36-30 at the break.
Northwestern caught DePaul (3-2) at four minutes into the second
half and the lead changed hands repeatedly entering the final
minute tied at 77 when Wildcat Alex Cohen was fouled on a layup and
completed the three-point play with a free throw giving
Northwestern the game-winning advantage.
DePaul has lost two-straight, including a 16 point loss to No.5
Notre Dame. DePaul was touting a 20-game winning streak over fellow
Megan Rogowski scored 23 and Megan Podkowa added 20 points for
the Blue Demons.